Pompeii 2-hour private guided tour with an archaeologist
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Pompeii 2-hour private guided tour with an archaeologist

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Every day except Monday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the main highlights of the ruins of Pompeii
  • Hear expert insights from an archaeologist guide
  • Learn the story of how the city was buried under ash
  • Visit the Forum, Thermal Baths, and an old brothel
What to expect

Meet your guide by the old Porta Marina Superiore for a tour of the western part of Pompeii, site of the most important public buildings, homes, and shops. Step into the shoes of the Roman citizens of Pompeii as you walk the same streets that they walked.

With your guide learn how the town was buried under molten ash and lava by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79AD. Your guide will bring the Roman Republic to life as you experience the remarkably intact structures and learn how the Romans lived both in public and private.

Discover the highlights of Pompeii, such as the Basilica (Court House) and the Forum - center of political and social life during the Roman Empire. See the Lupanar (brothel), House of the Faun, Termopolium Capuano and House of the Tragic Poet. Marvel at plaster casts of humans and animals at the moment of their death, and go to a bakery where you can still see the remains of the utensils including the food!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Guidance and assistance by an archaeologist guide
    • Skip-the-line admission fees to Pompei
    What's not included
    • Transportation
    • Food and drinks
    Where

    Via Villa dei Misteri, 3, 80045 Pompei NA

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the main entrance of the Pompeii ruins, called "Porta Marina Superiore".

    What to remember
    • Sunscreen and a hat it is recommended
    • Bring plenty of water
    • Wear closed-toe shoes to walk through the ruins of Pompeii
    • You can not bring handbags, backpacks, luggage or cases larger than 30x30x15cm inside of the ruins
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    When
    • Every day except Monday
    • From 1/4 to 31/10: Every day from 9.00am to 4.30pm
    • From 1/11 to 31/3: Everyday from 9.00am to 1.30pm
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    Provider
    Askos Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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